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Another visitor to Mars

12:18pm, April 11, 2006

The newest emissary from Earth arrived at the Red Planet on March 10. The NASA craft, known as the Mars Reconnaissance Orbiter, joins three other satellites exploring the planet: two from NASA and one from the European Space Agency. Meanwhile, the twin rovers Spirit and Opportunity, more than 2 years after they landed, continue their treks along the Red Planet's surface.

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